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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMTR 261036
CWFMTR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-262245-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

LIGHT EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM APPROACHES THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. SOUTHERLY WINDS
WILL INCREASE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AS A STRONGER STORM APPROACHES
THE AREA.



PZZ570-262245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 FT...
BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 11 TO 14 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ571-262245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
10 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ575-262245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ576-262245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ540-262245-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
15 SECONDS.

FRI
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SAT
SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...SHIFTING TO THE SW 9 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ545-262245-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.2 KNOTS AT 06:21 AM
WEDNESDAY AND 2.7 KNOTS AT 05:30 PM WEDNESDAY.



PZZ560-262245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
NW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
 W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.



PZZ565-262245-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 12 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ530-262245-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT.

THANKSGIVING DAY
E WINDS 5 KT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ531-262245-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT.

THANKSGIVING DAY
NW WINDS 5 KT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. 



PZZ535-262245-
MONTEREY BAY-
236 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

TODAY
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

THANKSGIVING DAY
E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

SAT
E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 



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